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Answer the following questions related to the History of Olympic Games.

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1.

In which year were the formal drug tests introduced in the Olympic Games?

  1956

  1960

  1968

  1972

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2.

In which year were women allowed to participate in the Olympic games?

  1912

  1900

  1924

  1908

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3.

What is the total number of sports included in the Summer Olympics?

  25

  27

  28

  30

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4.

Name the is the first athlete to fail a gender test.

  Hermann Ratjen

  Jim Thorpe

  Ewa Kłobukowska

  Santhi Soundarajan

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5.

When and where was the Olympic torch first lit?

  1932, Antwerp

  1924, Paris

  1936, Berlin

  1928, Amsterdam

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6.

Who was the founder of the Modern Olympics?

  Alexander

  Pierre de Coubertin

  L. Aemilius Cato

  Phidias

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7.

The Ancient Olympic Games were made a part of the religious festival in the honour of which mythological deity?

  Zues

  Heracles

  Eros

  Perseus

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